Researchers found that COVID-19 patients with neurological symptoms show some of the same metabolic disturbances in the brain as other patients who have suffered oxygen deprivation (hypoxia) from other causes, but there are also notable differences.
The Department of Radiology has 11 clinical divisions that are staffed by radiologists who specialize in the part of the body under study. Thanks to their advanced training and singular focus, they are experts in spotting conditions that affect that part of the body.
The Division of Abdominal Imaging offers a full range of diagnostic services for patients with disorders in the abdomen and pelvis.
The Division of Breast Imaging offers comprehensive breast evaluation services, including diagnostic and mammography screening.
The Division of Cardiovascular Imaging offers a full range of diagnostic services for the heart and blood vessels.
The Division of Emergency Imaging provides imaging services for a Level I Trauma Center that treats over 100,000 patients a year. It also runs the country's first emergency-imaging fellowship and develops protocols that are widely adopted by other ERs.
The Division of Neurointerventional Imaging provides minimally invasive, image-guided procedures to treat vascular diseases of the central nervous system and spine.
The Division of Interventional Radiology provides minimally invasive, image-guided procedures to diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions and diseases.
Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention
The Division of Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention provides diagnostic services and image-guided therapies to patients with joint and spine disorders.
The Division of Neuroradiology provides a full complement of advanced neuroimaging techniques.
Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
The Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging provides a full range of clinically focused diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures.
The Division of Pediatric Imaging, working as part of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children, provides a suite of advanced imaging exams and interventional procedures in a family-centered environment.
Thoracic Imaging and Intervention
The Division of Thoracic Imaging and Intervention provides a full range of diagnostic exams.
- Oct | 23 | 2020
Celebrating gives people the energy to press on during difficult times, said Joseph Betancourt, MD, vice president and chief equity and inclusion officer, in his introduction to the “Celebration of Unity, Heritage and Mass General Latino/a/x Front Line Staff” event.
- Press Release
- Oct | 22 | 2020
Researchers have validated a new radiolabeled molecule that can be used with imaging tests to accurately detect and characterize brain injury
- Press Release
- Oct | 21 | 2020
Breakthrough dual brain imaging study provides insight into neural basis of patient-clinician relationship
Researchers have reported on an experiment using a novel magnetic MRI-based approach to study that interaction in real time and track the effects of different behaviors on the brain while patients and clinicians interact with one another.
- Press Release
- Sep | 22 | 2020
MGH-led study shows light therapy is safe, modulates brain repair, and may benefit patients with moderate traumatic brain injury
Light therapy is safe and has measurable effects in the brain, according to a pioneering study.
- Sep | 11 | 2020
Lung screening has the potential to detect lung cancer at earlier stages when it has the best chance of being cured. Learn more in this video from Jo-Anne Shepard, MD, Thoracic Radiologist at the Mass General Cancer Center.